American Trucking Associations


American Trucking Associations

ATA is formed by a merger of the American Highway Freight Association and the Federated Trucking Associations of America. ATA's mission is to serve and represent the interests of the trucking industry with one united voice and advance the trucking industry's image, efficiency, productivity, safety and profitability. ATA represents every type of motor carrier in the United States. Membership fee: $500-$279,000 (For Hire); $510-$30,456 (Private Carrier); $3,084-$159,648 (Allied); $5,000-$125,000 (Shipper); $125,000 (Associate); $3,084-$25,000 (truck Dealer).

Organization Type:
National Trade or Professional Association
Acronym:
ATA
Tax Exempt Status:
501(c)(6)
Industry:
Transportation, Trucking Industry
Year Founded:
1933
Address:
950 N. Glebe Rd., Suite 210
Suite 210 Arlington, VA 22203-4181
Telephone:
Toll Free:
Fax:
Website:
Staff:
209
Volunteers:
200
Members:
37000 individuals
Certification Programs:
CDM/E; CSM/E


Other Addresses

Address:
430 First St. SE
Suite 100, Washington DC 20003
Telephone:
Fax:
Website:


Financial Snapshot

 

Total revenues: $42,960,256


Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
2.18%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Revenue
 
Program service revenue
 
Royalties
 
Total contributions
 
Other

Total expenses: $45,418,442


Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
-0.25%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Expenses
 
Compensation for non-officers/directors
 
Conferences, conventions, meetings
 
Compensation of current officers, directors, etc
 
Other

Total assets: $57,575,010


Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
-4.67%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Assets
 
Land, buildings, & equipment (net)
 
Investments in publicly traded securities
 
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges
 
Other

Total Liabilities: $34,608,251


Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
-8.60%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Liabilities
 
Accounts payable and accrued expenses
 
Deferred revenue
 
Secured mortgages and notes payabl
 
Other

Regional/State Affiliation

Alabama Trucking Association
Alaska Trucking Association
Arizona Trucking Association
Arkansas Trucking Association
California Trucking Association
Colorado Motor Carriers Association
Delaware Motor Transport Association
Florida Trucking Association
Georgia Motor Trucking Association
Hawaii Transportation Association
Idaho Trucking Association
Illinois Trucking Association
Indiana Motor Truck Association
Iowa Motor Truck Association
Kansas Motor Carriers Association
Kentucky Trucking Association
Louisiana Motor Transport Association
Maine Motor Transport Association
Maryland Motor Truck Association
Michigan Trucking Association
Minnesota Trucking Association
Mississippi Trucking Association
Missouri Trucking Association
Motor Carriers of Montana
Motor Transport Association of Connecticut
Nebraska Trucking Association
The Nevada Trucking Association
New Hampshire Motor Transport Association
New Jersey Motor Truck Association
New Mexico Trucking Association
North Carolina Trucking Association
Ohio Trucking Association
Oklahoma Trucking Association
Oregon Trucking Association
Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association
Rhode Island Trucking Association
South Carolina Trucking Association
South Dakota Trucking Association
Tennessee Trucking Association
Texas Trucking Association
New York State Motor Truck Association
Utah Trucking Association
Vermont Truck and Bus Association
Virginia Trucking Association
Washington Trucking Association
West Virginia Trucking Association
Western States Trucking Association
Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association
Wyoming Trucking Association

   Revenue:

Revenue: Amount ($)
Program service revenue 38,034,681
Royalties 2,334,304
Total contributions 643,394
Income from sales of inventory 538,134
Investment income 472,481
Sales of non-inventory assets 461,264
Net rental income 316,121
Miscellaneous revenue 159,877
Gaming income 0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds 0
Fundraising income 0
Total Revenue:

$42,960,256

1-yr growth
2.18%
Program service revenue
Royalties
Total contributions
Income from sales of inventory
Investment income
Sales of non-inventory assets
Others

   Expenses:

Expenses: Amount ($)
Compensation for non-officers/directors 14,270,580
Conferences, conventions, meetings 6,338,069
Compensation of current officers, directors, etc 3,414,129
Other employee benefits 3,189,538
Occupancy 2,750,026
Other fees 2,260,515
Depreciation, depletion, amortization 2,216,810
Travel 2,035,990
Other expenses 2,017,548
Office expenses 1,640,876
Payroll taxes 1,279,713
Lobbying fees 826,014
Information technology 731,132
Grants to governments/orgs in the US 718,085
Advertising and promotion 623,353
Pension plan contributions 460,440
Insurance 202,126
Interest expense 149,520
Accounting fees 139,298
Legal fees 90,874
Investment management fees 63,806
Management fees 0
Professional fundraising fees 0
Payments to affiliates 0
Royalties 0
Travel/entertainment expenses to public officials 0
Compensation of disqualified persons 0
Grants to individuals in the US 0
Grants to orgs and individuals outside the US 0
Benefits paid to or for members 0
Total Expenses:

$45,418,442

1-yr growth
-0.25%
Compensation for non-officers/directors
Conferences, conventions, meetings
Compensation of current officers, directors, etc
Other employee benefits
Occupancy
Other fees
Depreciation, depletion, amortization
Travel
Other expenses
Office expenses
Others

   Assets:

Assets: Amount ($)
Land, buildings, & equipment (net) 26,051,024
Investments in publicly traded securities 22,624,100
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges 4,015,881
Accounts receivable 3,972,840
Cash -- non-interest bearing 775,215
Inventories for sale or use 135,950
Investments in other securities 0
Savings and temporary cash investments 0
Receivables from officers, directors, etc. 0
Receivables from disqualified persons 0
Notes and loans receivables 0
Program-related investments 0
Intangible assets 0
Other assets 0
Pledges and grants receivable 0
Total Assets:

$57,575,010

1-yr growth
-4.67%
Land, buildings, & equipment (net)
Investments in publicly traded securities
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges
Accounts receivable
Cash -- non-interest bearing
Inventories for sale or use

   Liabilities:

Liabilities: Amount ($)
Accounts payable and accrued expenses 15,551,689
Deferred revenue 8,261,931
Secured mortgages and notes payabl 5,575,607
Other liabilities 3,627,746
Escrow or custodial account liability 1,591,278
Loans and other payables to officers, directors, etc. 0
Tax-exempt bond liabilities 0
Unsecured mortgages and notes payable 0
Grants payable 0
Total Liabilities:

$34,608,251

1-yr growth
-8.60%
Accounts payable and accrued expenses
Deferred revenue
Secured mortgages and notes payabl
Other liabilities
Others

   Net Assets:

Net Assets: Amount ($)
Unrestricted net assets 20,425,625
Temporarily restricted net assets 2,541,134
Permanently restricted net assets 0
Total Net Assets:

$22,966,759

1-yr growth
1.26%
Unrestricted net assets
Temporarily restricted net assets

Key Staff

  
Name Ascending
Title 
Function 
Add Prospect 
Andrew Boyle Vice Chairman Board Member ...X
Barry Pottle Immediate Past Chairman Senior Executive ...X
Bill Sullivan Executive Vice President, Advocacy Director of Government Relations, Government Relations, LDA Contact, Legal ...X
Bob Farrell Executive Director, Automobile Carriers Conference Conference Committee Chair, Conventions/Meetings ...X
Catherine A. Evans Vice President, Legislative Affairs Director of Government Relations, Government Relations ...X
Chris Spear President and Chief Executive Officer Board Member, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director ...X
Cori Hicks Administrative Coordinator Administration ...X
Curtis Whalen Executive Director, Intermodal Motor Carriers Conference Conventions/Meetings, Senior Executive ...X
Dan Horvath Vice President, Safety Policy Director of Government Relations, Government Relations, Issue Management/Policy Planning ...X
Dan Van Alstine Vice Chairman Board Member ...X
Darrin Roth Vice President, Highway Policy Government Relations ...X
Don Lynn Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing Marketing, Membership ...X
Edwin J. Gilroy Senior Vice President, Legislative Affairs Director of Government Relations, Government Relations ...X
Elisabeth Barna Assistant Secretary Administration, Board Member, Government Relations ...X
Harold Sumerford Jr. Second Vice Chairman Board Member ...X
Henry Hanscom Director, Legislative Affairs Administration, Director of Government Relations, Government Relations ...X
Jack Legler Director, Technical Computer/Information Technology ...X
Jack Poster Manager, VMRS Services Senior Executive ...X
Jackie M. Kelly Jr. Vice President, Legislative Affairs Director of Government Relations, Government Relations ...X
Jacqueline Beckwith Manager, Grassroots Program Administration, Legal ...X
James Rusty Duckworth Chief Financial Officer Administration, Finance ...X
Janet Howells-Tierney Director, Council Development Senior Executive ...X
Jay Lim Vice President, Legislative Affairs Director of Government Relations, Government Relations ...X
Jennifer Hall General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Legal Affairs Government Relations, Legal, Senior Executive ...X
Jeremy Kirkpatrick Director, Strategic Communications Communications/Public Relations ...X
Joe M. Hart Vice President, Legislative Affairs Director of Government Relations, Government Relations ...X
John A. Smith Treasurer Board Member, Finance ...X
John F. Lynch Senior Vice President, Federation Relations and Industry Affairs Director of Government Relations, Government Relations, Public Affairs/Corporate Affairs ...X
John M. Smith Secretary Administration, Board Member ...X
Jon Samson Executive Director, AFTC Director of Government Relations, Government Relations, Senior Executive ...X
Kim Sarkady Manager, Event Services Conventions/Meetings ...X
Michael Joyce Vice President, Legislative Affairs Director of Government Relations, Government Relations ...X
Mike Ducker Treasurer Board Member, Finance ...X
Randy Guillot Chairman Board Member, Chairman of the Board ...X
Robert Braswell Executive Director, Technology and Maintenance Council Executive Director ...X
Ryan Snyder Manager, Federation Relations and Grassroots Programs Conventions/Meetings, Government Relations, Legal ...X
Sherri Garner Brumbaugh First Vice Chairman Board Member ...X
Sue Hensley Executive Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs Communications/Public Relations, Public Affairs/Corporate Affairs ...X

Meetings/Conferences

Year Descending
Name 
Location 
Facility 
From 
To 
Attendance 
Exhibitors 
Facility Amenities 
20232023 ATA Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition Orlando , FL , United States Orange County Convention Center February 27 March 2   Convention Center...X
20222022 ATA Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition Orlando , FL , United States Orange County Convention Center March 7 March 10   Convention Center...X
20222022 ATA Safety Management Council (SMC) and Transportation Security Council (TSC) Annual Policy Conference Alexandria , VA , United States Hilton Old Town September 14 September 16    ...X
20212021 ATA Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition Orlando , FL , United States Orange County Convention Center March 8 March 11   Convention Center...X
20212021 ATA Safety Management Council (SMC) and Transportation Security Council (TSC) Annual Policy Conference Alexandria , VA , United States Hilton Old Town September 15 September 17    ...X
20202020 ATA Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition Atlanta , GA , United States Georgia World Congress Center February 24 February 27   Convention Center...X
20202020 ATA Safety Management Council (SMC) and Transportation Security Council (TSC) Safety, Security and Human Resources National Conference and Exhibition Indianapolis , IN , United States Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium April 6 April 8   Convention Center...X
20202020 ATA Safety Management Council (SMC) and Transportation Security Council (TSC) Annual Policy Conference. Alexandria , VA , United States Hilton Old Town September 2 September 4    ...X
20202020 ATA Management Conference and Exhibition (MCE) Denver , CO , United States Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center October 24 October 28    ...X
20192019 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition Atlanta , GA , United States Georgia World Congress Center March 18 March 21   Convention Center...X
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Publications

Name 
Frequency 
Advertising 
ATA Issues UpdatequarterlyNo...X
ATA State Laws NewsletterweeklyNo...X
Trucklinebi-weeklyNo...X
Weekly Economic RecapweeklyNo...X

Recent Lobbying Spending

Source: Lobbying Disclosure Electronic Filings, Office of the Clerk, U.S House of Representatives.

2019 Q4: $0
2019 Q3: $700,000
2019 Q2: $830,000
2019 Q1: $760,000
2018: $2,953,000


PAC Details

Name: Trucking Political Action Committee of the American Trucking Associations Inc.



FEC ID: C00002881



Last updated: 11/5/2019 12:00:00 AM


PAC Contributions

(2019-2020)

Contributions

 Republicans  Democrat

Outside Representation

Firm Name Ascending
Reg/ Term 
Date 
BGR GroupTermination 12/31/2015 ...X
Bob Moss & AssociatesTermination 09/30/2010 ...X
Chapman Capitol Consulting, Inc.Termination 10/01/2010 ...X
Elevate Government Affairs, LLCRegistration ...X
Greenberg Traurig, LLPTermination 06/30/2018 ...X
Kathryn Ruffalo-FarnsworthTermination 10/28/2010 ...X
Lincoln Policy GroupTermination 08/31/2016 ...X
Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & ThomasRegistration 07/15/2015 ...X
Phillips Strategic ServicesTermination 01/13/2015 ...X
Rosemont GroupTermination 09/01/2017 ...X
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Legislative Issue Focus

Source: Lobbying Disclosure Electronic Filings, Office of the Clerk, U.S House of Representatives.

Active Legislation

H.R. 1374 DRIVE-Safe Act
H.R. 2474 Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2019
H.R. 4378 Continuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019
H.R. 582 Raise the Wage Act
S. 2033 Cullum Owings Large Truck Safe Operating Speed Act of 2019
S. 2035 TSA Credential and Endorsement Harmonization Act of 2019
S. 2302 America's Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019

Contractors

Contractor Ascending
Service Category 
Reported Year Descending
Reported Compensation 
Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2019 $90,000 ...X
Siff & Associates PLLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2019 $90,000 ...X
Signal Group Consulting Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2019 $110,000 ...X
The OB-C Group, LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2019 $120,000 ...X
Greenberg Traurig, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $100,000 ...X
Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $120,000 ...X
Siff & Associates PLLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $120,000 ...X
Signal Group Consulting Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $240,000 ...X
The OB-C Group, LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2018 $160,000 ...X
FREEMAN DECORATING MEETING MANAGEMENT2017 $1,549,686 ...X
Greenberg Traurig, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $220,000 ...X
GREENBERG TRAURIG, LLP CONSULTING2017 $260,362 ...X
KPMG LLP NONE2017 $24,825 ...X
Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $120,000 ...X
MERRILL LYNCH NONE2017 $53,546 ...X
PUBLISHERS PRESS PUBLISHING2017 $843,467 ...X
Rosemont Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 - ...X
Signal Group Consulting Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $200,000 ...X
STORY PARTNERS LLC CONSULTING2017 $354,779 ...X
The OB-C Group, LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2017 $150,000 ...X
AETNA LIFE INSURANCE CO. Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
CBIZ SAVITZ Actuary Services2016 - ...X
CBIZ, INC. Financial Management2016 - ...X
FIDELITY SECURITY LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
Freeman Decorating Company MEETING MANAGEMENT2016 $920,592 ...X
Greenberg Traurig, LLP Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $110,000 ...X
KPMG LLP Financial Management2016 - ...X
LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY OF NORTH AMERICA Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
Lincoln Policy Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $100,000 ...X
Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $50,000 ...X
MERRILL-LYNCH Financial Management2016 - ...X
METLIFE Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
PRINIPAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
PUBLISHERS PRESS INCORPORATED PUBLISHING2016 $947,289 ...X
Rosemont Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $60,000 ...X
Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $45,000 ...X
Signal Group Consulting Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $240,000 ...X
SSI US INC EXECUTIVE RECRUITING2016 $265,128 ...X
STORY PARTNERS LLC CONSULTING2016 $324,340 ...X
The OB-C Group, LLC Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2016 $120,000 ...X
THE SAVITZ ORGANIZATION, INC. Financial Management2016 - ...X
UNITEDHEALTHCARE INSURANCE COMPANY Insurance Provider2016 - ...X
Willis Towers Watson Benefits Provider2016 $2,658 ...X
BGR Group Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $180,000 ...X
LEADING AUTHORITIES INC SPEAKER SERVICES2015 $285,398 ...X
McBee Strategic Cons CONSULTING2015 $240,000 ...X
Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $60,000 ...X
PUBLISHERS PRESS INCORPORATED PUBLISHING2015 $941,564 ...X
Signal Group Consulting Lobbying/Advocacy/Legal2015 $240,000 ...X
STORY PARTNERS LLC CONSULTING2015 $587,118 ...X
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***Disclaimer: This information has been sourced from a combination of the IRS Forms 990, 5500, and the Federal Audit Clearinghouse



 
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